AMACO Brent No. 16 Rehabilitation Wheel. WHEEL CHAIR ACCESSIBLE!
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The Amaco No. 16 is the ideal wheel for use in any rehabilitation program. It is a variable speed power wheel with a frame that was designed in coordination with leading rehabilitation and therapy experts. The No. 16 wheel makes throwing on a wheel possible for persons who otherwise would not have the opportunity. Possibilities include use with a wheel chair, a standard stool, or while standing up. The No. 16 wheel can handle 150 lbs. of clay continuously. NEW for 2009, the Brent CXC wheel includes the Brent Classic Controller with these features:
Optimal torque at all speeds -- wheel speed remains constant under varying loads for smooth feel and full control
Quiet operation -- filtered SCR technology is very quiet and does not cause interference on AM/FM radios
EZ-feel toggle switches -- on/off and forward/reverse switches are easy to locate. Forward/reverse switch has neutral safety position to assure somooth transitions when changing directions.
EZ-to-read indicator light -- protrudes from control box for viewing from potter's stool
Easy to service modular connections -- for motor and foot pedal aid in the unlikely event of repair or replacementAdditional features of the No. 16
Reversible electronic speed control -- assures maximum torque and smooth response
Additional features of the No. 16 include:
Handles 150 lbs. continuously
Adjustable -- a crank mechanism adjusts the height of the 12" cast aluminum throwing head from 21" to 35"
Mobile -- The No. 16 wheel fits through any 36" door and rolls into position easily on its hard rubber casters.
Stationary during throwing -- Four rubber feet raise the casters off the floor to hold wheel in place and level the wheel
Heavy-duty construction -- frame and table are all welded steel
Variable speeds -- Speeds from 0 to 240 rpm can be controlled by the hand lever/foot pedal which can be placed on the floor or clamped in position on the handy tray at the side of the table
Powerful -- A 110 V, 1/2 hp, 5 amp motor allows the user to work with up to 50 lbs. of clay
Reversible -- Operates either clockwise or counterclockwise to accommodate both right and left handed throwers
FREE Splash pan
FREE 12" Plasti-bat
FREE "How to Throw on a Potter's Wheel DVD
TEN YEAR WARRANTY on any Brent wheel purchased during 2009 - our 40th Anniversary